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Household Hazardous Waste

Orange Drop is an industry-funded recycling program aimed at keeping hazardous & special waste materials out of Ontario's landfills & waterways. 
The Orange Drop Program allows Ontarians to return designated materials to local Municipal HHW Depots, retail sites and collection events across Ontario.
Visit the Orange Drop website

Residents are welcome to bring their household hazardous waste items
to the City Landfill Site on the following dates in 2014:

Saturday, April 5 (8 am - 12 pm)
Wednesday, April 16 (7:30 am - 4 pm)
Wednesday, April 23 (7:30 am - 4 pm)
Wednesday, May 7 (7:30 am - 4 pm)
Wednesday, May 21 (7:30 am - 4 pm)
Saturday, May 31 (8 am - 12 pm)
Wednesday, June 11 (7:30 am - 4 pm)
Wednesday, June 18 (7:30 am - 4 pm)
Saturday, June 28 (8 am - 12 pm)
Wednesday, July 9 (7:30 am - 4 pm)
Wednesday, July 16 (7:30 am - 4 pm)
Saturday, July 26 (8 am - 12 pm)
Wednesday, August 6 (7:30 am - 4 pm)
Wednesday, August 13 (7:30 am - 4 pm)
Saturday, August 23 (8 am - 12 pm)
Wednesday, September 3 (7:30 am - 4 pm)
Saturday, September 20 (8 am - 12 pm)
Wednesday, September 24 (7:30 am - 4 pm)
Saturday, October 4 (8 am - 12 pm)
Wednesday, October 15 (7:30 am - 4 pm)
Wednesday, October 22 (7:30 am - 4 pm)
Saturday, November 1 (8 am - 12 pm)
Wednesday, November 5 (7:30 am - 4 pm)
Saturday, November 8 (8 am - 12 pm)


 

Accepted materials
- Paint: Latex & oil-based
- Corrosive: Vehicle batteries, drain cleaners
- Flammable: Lighter fluid, turpentine, gasoline, used oil
- Toxic: Poisons, bleach, pesticides, paints, cleaning fluids, antifreeze, full or partially full aerosol cans
- E-waste (Electronic Waste): Computers, keyboards, monitors, televisions (no wooden console). Remember your fluorescent light bulbs, including the "curly" type!
- Other items: Oil filters, empty oil containers, reusable and single-use batteries (please keep separate)

What to do
- For your protection, deliver toxics wrapped and labeled in the car trunk
- Do not mix materials
- Identify all toxics
- Bring your hazardous waste only on the designated collection days

Important
- No PCBs, fireworks, flares, ammunition or paint produced prior to 1977 will be accepted.
- For unknown substances, please call (613) 936-6072.
- Do not place paint in the garbage.
- Hazardous waste generated by industrial, commercial and institutional establishments will not be accepted.

Not sure how to dispose of a specific item? Check out our Waste Disposal Chart to find the answer.

Contact Us
For additional information, please contact HGC Management Inc. at (613) 936-6072.

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